Symposium - Souvenirs from Home - Tue 15 Nov 2016 -Tue 15 Nov 2016

10.30am – 5.00pm. Walsall Leather Museum, WS2 8EW. £12

Souvenirs from Home exhibits and workshops_Devon Guid symposiumSouvenirs from Home - a Symposium
Exploring cultural heritage through community engagement

Join us for this day long event based around thems from our current Souvenirs exhibition tour - which will give craftspeople, paricipants, community engagement practioners and academics the opportunity to explore our sense of place and identity, through two Macclesfield silk worksopuniting passions - both with roots buried deep in the British psyche: craft  trades and sport.

The Souvenirs artists and Home Ground project team will be sharing the very different results of their 6 collaborations between participants and partner football clubs/organisatons.

Explore some of the techniques used with artist Melanie Tomlinson and visit the touring Souvenirs from Home exhibition at Walsall Football Club.

Symposium tickets cost: £12 per person, including lunch and booking fee.

Booking is essential so please reserve your place at the Devon Guild on 01626 832223, open 7 days a week, 10am - 5.30pm

or book on-line:       

Image: (right) participant in community workshop in Macclesfield workring with print and textiles

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